an autumn poem to set the mood.
A day in mourning falls from the bells
like a trembling cloth of vague life,
it's a color, a dream
of cherries sunk into the earth,
it's a tail of smoke that arrives without rest
to change the color of the water and the kisses.
I don't know if you understand me: When night
from the heights, when the solitary poet
at the window hears the steed of autumn running
and the leaves of trampled fear rustling in his arteries,
there is something over the sky, like the tongue
of thick oxen, something in the doubt of the sky and
Things return to their place:
the indispensable lawyer, hands, oil,
all the signs of life: beds, above all,
are full of bloody liquid,
people deposit their confidences in sordid ears,
assassins descend stairs,
but it's not that, it's the old gallop,
the horse of old autumn who trembles and endures.
The horse of old autumn has a red beard
and the foam of fear covers his cheeks
and the air that follos him has the form of an ocean
and the smell of vagur buried rot.
Everyday and ashen color descends from the sky
which the doves must spread over the earth:
the rope woven by oblivion and tears,
time, which has slept long years inside the bells,
the old suits all bitten, the women who see the snow
the black poppies that no one can contemplate without
everything falls to these hands I raise up
in the midst of rain.
SET INCLUDES 2 CONES EACH OF THE FOLLOWING INCENSE SCENTS:
- GORGO [beeswax + wood]
- IZBA [lavender + wood]
- MURU [vetiver + cypress]
- MALUS [Scotch whisky + wood]
- OZO [licorice + rose]
- PLOOM [tobacco + gardenia]
- SCEPTER [labdanum + vanilla]
- SEPULCHRE [dry floral + wood]
HOW TO BURN CONE INCENSE
1. Select a heat resistant burner such as a traditional cone incense burner, stone, seashell, tile or dish.
2. Place burner on a stable surface away from flamable objects, children and pets.
3. Carefully light the tip of the cone and let burn for 10 to 15 seconds until an ember has formed and then blow out.
4. Allow to smoke until the cone has burned all the way through.
5. Dispose of ash in water to prevent risk of fire.
6. Keep your burner clean by scooping ash or washing away residue. Salt and sand make great bases for your burner.